Cherokee is located close to the center of Oklahoma. Cherokee is part of Alfalfa County. Cherokee has 1.47 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010, the total Cherokee population is 1,498, which has shrunk 8.10% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.71% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Cherokee median household income is $40,368 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 39.15% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Cherokee median house value is $43,600 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 40.65% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 57.57% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Cherokee is much better than the state average in quality. The Cherokee area code is 580.
Cherokee, OK Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data